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2019 Pennsylvania Mental Health and Wellness Conference a Success

Nearly 450 people attended the 2019 Pennsylvania Mental Health and Wellness Conference that took place May 20-21, 2019, at the Holiday Inn Harrisburg-Hershey Hotel in Grantville.

The conference titled, Stronger Together, was a collaboration between NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Mental Health Consumers’ Association, and Mental Health Association in Pennsylvania.

Representative Mike Schlossberg

The event featured keynote presenter Rep. Mike Schlossberg from Lehigh County who talked about how his personal experience with mental illness impacts his role as a state legislator.

There were also two panel discussions that focused on the top advocacy issues in Pennsylvania and First Episode Psychosis programs. The two-day conference was featured on WGAL-TV.

Lifetime Award

Christine Michaels, chief executive officer of NAMI Keystone PA, presented the Lifetime Achievement Award for Mental Health Advocacy to Lynn Keltz, executive director of PA Mental Health Consumers’ Association, and Sue Walther, executive director of Mental Health Association in PA.



Join us Again Next Year

Join us again next year on May 18th and 19th, 2020 at the Penn Stater in State College, Pennsylvania.